Ford Motor Co.'s Bridgend, U.K., factory in Wales will receive $360 million to produce V-6 and V-8 engines for Jaguar. The investment will add 600 jobs to the 1,300 currently employed. Outturn is expected to increase by more than 30% to over 1 million units annually. Ford is shifting output of the Jaguar powerplants to the U.K. from Cleveland, OH, which will increase output of other engines. General Motors Corp.'s Ellesmere Port, U.K., assembly plant, Vauxhall Motors Ltd., will be upgraded ...
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